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After undetonated explosive devices of unknown origin were discovered on a tourist ferry and the United States Embassy issued a travel advisory, Carnival ... “The U.S. State Department has issued a travel ban for all government personnel from traveling on tourist ferries between Playa del Carmen and ...
The State Department has set permanent cuts in personnel at the U.S. embassy in Havana, Cuba. ... of Engage Cuba, an organization that supports a stronger relationship between the United States and Cuba, said in a statement that the continued changes affect more than just State Department personnel.

Washington (CNN) During Ambassador Leslie Bassett's first tour as a US foreign service officer in Nicaragua, she rebuffed the advances of a male superior. ... "Sexual harassment will not be tolerated at the Department of State," State Department Spokeswoman Heather Nauert told CNN in a statement ...
In November, the head of the American Foreign Service Association, a union representing U.S. diplomats, said the State Department's senior tiers are being ... service, government agency, or department,” Nauert said, refuting the notion the department is experiencing a damaging loss of senior personnel.
WASHINGTON — The Trump administration is poised to permanently extend the drastic cuts it made to the United States diplomatic staff in Cuba last fall after mysterious incidents in which 24 Americans were injured there, State Department officials said. The staff reductions would have a major impact on ...
While Congress has bipartisan support for sanctions against Turkey, the State Department is pushing back, demanding that newly established ... As the US Congress continues to weigh potential sanctions against Turkey over its unremittingly hostile stance toward the United States, there is growing debate ...

MICHELE KELEMEN, BYLINE: State Department spokesperson Heather Nauert it calls it a personal decision, and she says Secretary of State Rex Tillerson was reluctant to ... Yun's departure comes just as North Korea signals it's ready to talk to the U.S., but Nauert says it's wrong to read too much into this.
Earlier this month, Finland also received Department of State for a proposed $622 million purchase of 132 RGM-84Q-4 Harpoon Block II+ ER Grade B Surface-Launched Missiles and RGM-84L-4 Harpoon Block II Grade B Surface-Launched Missiles, according to DSCA. The Boeing Co. is the principal ...
U.S. government personnel serving in Cuba appear to have "widespread" neurological damage, according to doctors working for the State Department. The diplomats' symptoms, possibly caused by "sonic attacks," lasted for days and weeks after exposure. Symptoms include memory problems, mental ...
The U.S. State Department offered on Tuesday an original explanation for why Secretary of State Rex Tillerson, who is on a five-country tour of the ... After mentioning that Tillerson "had a 21-minute phone call" with Benjamin Netanyahu during the past weekend, Nauert got to the more personal part of her ...
McConnaughey is one of more than 7,000 US military personnel stationed on Guam, which juts out of the world's deepest ocean and is part of the remote Mariana ... With Trump's unpredictable rhetoric, much of America's messaging on North Korea has fallen to the US military and the State Department.
Even President Donald Trump's personal lawyer has been stymied by the process. Jay Sekulow, a member of Trump's personal legal team since last June, has five pending FOIA lawsuits against the Justice Department and State Department. The suits were all filed in 2016 on behalf of the American Center ...
The bill specifically mandates maintaining funding for State Department and USAID personnel levels “consistent with prior fiscal years.” The legislation shows bipartisan support for diplomacy and foreign aid as key tools of U.S. influence abroad and will require significant oversight of any reorganization to ...
With the proposed level of funding, the Department of State would continue to protect American personnel representing more than 30 agencies, as well as provide services to Americans overseas, ... Promoting enduring growth in the developing world is key to U.S. job creation and to our national security.”.
WASHINGTON — The top career U.S. diplomat announced Thursday he will step down, dealing a blow to the State Department as the Trump ... Left: U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson shakes hands with acting U.S. Secretary of State Tom Shannon while delivering remarks to Department of State ...
(WASHINGTON) — The top career U.S. diplomat announced Thursday he will step down, dealing a blow to the State Department as the Trump ... In an interview, Shannon, who holds the rank of “career ambassador” — the highest in the foreign service — said he was retiring for personal and not political ...
The alleged cases are not related to the 24 U.S. embassy personnel who were reportedly subject to attacks that started in late 2016, which may have caused cognitive impairment, hearing loss and other symptoms. The State Department warning, issued on September 29, noted that the victims have felt "ear ...

The State Department called on the Russian government to stop its pilots from buzzing American planes after an incident where a Russian plane flew within five feet of an American surveillance plane. State Department spokeswoman Heather Nauert confirmed earlier reports of the incident and said the ...
(CNN) Key Democratic lawmakers are calling on the State Department's watchdog to conduct an "immediate review" of personnel practices after a number of ... who helped produce "the "highest quality advance and analysis to two Presidents, three national security advisers and numerous other senior US ...
Washington (CNN) A growing number of State Department employees are charging they are being put in career purgatory because of their previous work .... a union for US foreign service personnel, excoriated the State Department's leadership, warning the top ranks of the foreign service are leaving "at a ...
Now is the time for the Trump administration to ensure that the United States will be prepared when Iranians come back out to demand change. ... During the protests, the State Department called on Iran to open up internet access and, after Iranian President Hassan Rouhani said that Iranians should be ...
Given the outcry over alleged Russian interference in the last U.S. presidential election it's a wonder more people on Capitol Hill are not up in arms over efforts by the United States government to underwrite active measures to influence the outcome of the upcoming parliamentary elections in Hungary.
"In the weeks ahead, our administration will advance its plan to open the U.S. Embassy in Jerusalem — and that the United States Embassy will open ... State Department officials had said that finding a new embassy site, designing the compound and completing construction could take up to six years and ...
22 (Yonhap) -- The United States has no plans to meet with North Korean officials around the PyeongChang Winter Olympics, the State Department said Monday, amid ... U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong-un fueled the tensions by exchanging personal insults and threats.
The advisory comes as part of an update to how the State Department shares travel safety information for all destinations. According to the advisory, "Violence and shootings occur regularly in some areas of Montego Bay. U.S. government personnel are prohibited from traveling to the following areas: ...
The State Department has new advisories at Travel.state.gov that rank every country on a scale of one to four to help travelers make informed decisions ... including the differentiation between states in Mexico, for example, are a reflection of the restrictions that United States government personnel in the ...
MEXICO CITY -- Five states in Mexico now have the sternest "do not travel" advisories under a revamped U.S. State Department system unveiled ... are in a do-not-travel state, Guerrero, and last year, the State Department extended a total ban on personal travel by U.S. government personnel there.
WASHINGTON>> The State Department on Wednesday unveiled four tiered categories to warn travelers of potential dangers overseas, using common-sense ... In some countries, U.S. embassy personnel are restricted from visiting particular states or provinces where the risks are considered higher.
“I don't think we can say categorically that we can guarantee that they would be safe from this,” said Todd Brown, diplomatic securitry assistant director for international programs at the Department of State. “Not knowing what was causing it or who was behind it or how it was being done gives us very little in ...
It's a rare encounter between the U.S. and pro-Assad forces, as the U.S.-led coalition is officially focused on the defeat of the Islamic State in Syria rather than the direct ouster of Assad. “The United States is there to defeat ISIS, for no other purpose,” Nauert said. “We are there also to stabilize the country so ...
Last week, the U.S. State Department unveiled a new Travel Advisory format for imparting global security information. The streamlined system is designed to avoid some of ... “The differences regarding the states relate to U.S. government personnel in Mexico. We wanted to make sure that the U.S. traveling ...
The United States embassy in Moscow. ... A State Department official in Washington, speaking on condition of anonymity in accordance with ...
I was the first State Department employee allowed to change my name and gender marker in our personnel system. ... The director of an international school recommended trying a community college in the United States. .... Although Ms. McCutcheon is employed by the U.S. Department of State, the views ...
As chair of the SFRC, Corker should also use his power to attempt to curb the damage being done to our diplomatic corps and to the U.S. ability ...
The State Department is reportedly prepared to extend buyouts of $25,000 to ... that the State Department will give the buyouts to the first 641 personnel who say ... questioned the reported reorganization planned for the U.S. Agency for ... immediate, and tangible effect on the capacity of the United States to ...
“Due to specific threat information against U.S. personnel on the ... “The Department of State continues to warn U.S. citizens against travel to ...
The State Department said the “safety and well being of American citizens” ... of Cuba's embassy personnel out of the United States after pulling ...
Mr. Danies has served in senior-level Department of State positions at ... He also held other legal positions in the U.S. Army JAG Corps at the ... the State Department promoting relations between the United States and Taiwan.
Staff stand within the United States embassy facility in Havana, Cuba, Friday, Sept. ... The State Department confirmed Friday that two additional U.S. ... the attacks on U.S. government personnel in Cuba," a State Department ...
The U.S. ambassador in Niger did not deny support for a U.S. Special ... deny support or protection for military personnel involved in the attack?
State Department discovers 2,800 government documents on Anthony ... Broadcast Group) — The U.S. Department of State has discovered 2,800 ... and State Department personnel during its investigation of Clinton's use of a ...
The United States has avoided casting blame on Cuban President Raul ... Monday to all overseas U.S. diplomatic posts, the State Department ...
State Department: Turkish leaders not protecting US embassy ... Government of Turkey to the security of U.S. Mission facilities and personnel. ... In a statement last week the U.S. Mission said, "The United States government is ...
The United States has received "a handful of reports" from American citizens ... in attacks of U.S. government workers in Havana, a State Department ... government personnel have occurred in Havana hotels and the U.S. can't ...
The State Department on Tuesday ordered 15 Cuban diplomats to leave the United States in the latest response to what U.S. officials call a ...
"Unfortunately however, bureaucrats in the State Department who oppose ... guided by politics and the personal agenda of two Members of Congress, not a ... people who overwhelmingly support engagement with the United States." ... "Since the U.S. reestablished diplomatic ties with Cuba, thousands of ...
Amb. Barbara Stephenson, president of the American Foreign Service Association (AFSA), a union for US foreign service personnel, wrote the ...
U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson leaves a briefing on North Korea at ... The State Department shuttered an office that oversees sanctions ... “No movement of funds or personnel has taken place,” the spokesperson added.
Russia hacking phones, mining info from US troops on cruise tours ... Germany — Moscow is apparently targeting rank-and-file U.S. military personnel for ... and other officials, a State Department official told Stars and Stripes.
Who and what was behind what the State Department calls the “attacks of an unknown ... and headaches on 18 staff and four spouses from the United States' embassy in Havana? ... announced that it was withdrawing all but emergency personnel from Havana. .... Tell us what you think of Economist.com.


 

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